Construction Worker Hit & Killed on Vermont's I-89

By Lesley Engle

Published 07/31 2014 08:45AM

Updated 07/31 2014 01:00PM

FOX44 & ABC22 News
A construction worker removing fog lines on Interstate 89 was killed after being hit by a car Wednesday.

Vermont State Police say Robert Stanhope, 61, was hit by a Prius driven by a 22-year-old South Burlington woman just after 11 p.m. It happened on the northbound side of I-89 in South Burlington, according to police.

Stanhope, of Richford, was pronounced dead at the scene. Police say he worked for Whitcomb Construction Company.

Police say the investigation is ongoing and asks that anyone with additional information call Vermont State Police in Williston at

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